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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Smoking Cessation

In the past 12 months, did any doctor, dentist, nurse, or other health professional advise you to quit
smoking cigarettes or using any other tobacco products?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,049 676 61.4 57.7-64.9 373 38.6 35.1-42.3
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 155 97 59.4 50.0-68.2 58 40.6 31.8-50.0
Region 3 93 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 4 198 125 60.1 51.6-67.9 73 39.9 32.1-48.4
Region 5 142 90 59.1 49.0-68.5 52 40.9 31.5-51.0
Region 6 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 7 132 97 68.9 58.6-77.7 35 31.1 22.3-41.4
Region 8 127 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Region 9 & 10 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 345 221 60.1 53.7-66.3 124 39.9 33.7-46.3
Piedmont 539 348 61.3 56.2-66.1 191 38.7 33.9-43.8
Western NC 165 107 64.3 55.3-72.4 58 35.7 27.6-44.7
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Northwest 174 108 62.0 53.3-70.1 66 38.0 29.9-46.7
Charlotte 160 103 60.5 51.0-69.2 57 39.5 30.8-49.0
Greensboro 127 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Southern Regional 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Southeast 79 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Wake 128 94 68.9 58.6-77.7 34 31.1 22.3-41.4
Area L & Eastern 160 96 56.5 47.3-65.3 64 43.5 34.7-52.7

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*Asked of current smokers.

See Technical Notes for counties in Local Health Director, State and AHEC regions.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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